India to host 'Made in Pakistan' exhibition

Exhibition will showcase best of Pakistani fashion, textiles, accessories, home furnishings and other items.

Ppi April 03, 2012

KARACHI: Reciprocating the “Made in India” exhibition held in February in Lahore, a “Made in Pakistan” exhibition will be organised in New Delhi from April 12 to April 15.

Planned in collaboration with the Indian Commerce Ministry and Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP), the exhibition by Lifestyle Pakistan (LP) will showcase the best of Pakistani fashion, textiles, accessories, home furnishings and other items at over 300 stalls, said LP spokesperson Sidra Iqbal.

The four-day show aims to attract around 30,000 visitors everyday from Indian trade industry and international buyers.

“Top 100 Pakistani firms will be participating in the event,” Iqbal said, adding that the participants include fashion designer Deepak Perwani, Kamiar Rokni, Faiza Samee, Maheen Khan, Rizwan Beyg, Maria B and Nilofer Shahid.

Pakistan-based companies dealing in textiles, home textiles, readymade garments, sportswear and handicrafts will display their products at the exhibition. The companies taking part in the showcase include Orient Textiles, Nishat Mills Ltd, Gul Ahmed Textiles (Pvt) Ltd, Bonanza Garments, AlKaram Textile Mills (Pvt) Ltd, Junaid Jamshed, Khaadi, Chen One, Eden Robe and Ensemble (Pvt) Ltd.

The LP exhibition will help Pakistani products enter one of the world's largest consumer markets. It will introduce high quality Pakistani products infused with rich culture to Indian business community and people at large and at the same time provide top Pakistani enterprises with a platform to meet Indian authorities and discuss trade-related issues.


bharat | 10 years ago | Reply

This is a great step. Many Indians love Pakistani talent in food, clothes, Television, Music.

Now we will get to see Pakistani products as well.

Even though our relations will never improve, such small gestures can clear a few misconceptions

Optimist | 10 years ago | Reply

@ AsifAmeer

Or the economy has failed Pak rupees? . Japanese currency has been weaker than Pakistani currency. On the other hand, Nepali and Afghani currency is stronger. That doesn't mean a small economy like Nepal (only $10 Billion GDP) is better than Pakistani economy! . It what you are capable of making/quality etc. A weak currency can infact support you if you are POTENT enough!

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